Belle Vue Kriek | Brasserie Belle-Vue

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brasserie Belle-Vue
Belgium
ab-inbev.com

Style: Belgian Fruit Lambic

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-25-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#40,285
Reviews:
121
Ratings:
212
pDev:
15.65%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
25
Trade:
0
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Photo of emincems
2.85/5  rDev -17.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Nichols33
3/5  rDev -13%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of rolltide8425
3.62/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Robertas
3.81/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MKV
3.46/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.75

A brilliant red color. Too sweet on the nose, but this is not the case with the taste. The sour cherries are the most prominent flavor, which is good, and the sweetness mostly fades away. Feel is nothing remarkable.

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Photo of Antyk
3.6/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Luiz0930
3.6/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of vidisad
3.2/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of parpalapelix
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of 54V4G3
3.69/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Beginner2
3.45/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Mentioned in MJ's "Great Beers of Belgium", he does not review it.

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Photo of YvesB
3.25/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.39/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Dutchcraftbeergeek
4/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Not so much fan of this fruit beer.

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Photo of mattmarka1
3.75/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of der_meister
3.32/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of jrfehon33
4.06/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of captaincoffee
3.42/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a nice red color with a medium head that fades quickly. Nose is more towards a cherry syrup than real cherries, no noticeable lambic funk. Taste is overly sweet in my opinion, a little artificial. Can't say there is really anything that would make me want to go back to this. If you want a sweet kriek, Lindemans, while not exactly great, is certainly a better choice.

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Photo of kingjohnh
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of randomNBGD
3.58/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TX-Badger
3.25/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Pours a pretty clear red color with pink head. Cherries on the nose, sweet cherries, and a little funk; follows onto the palate. Finishes sweet with cherries.

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Photo of RMentair
3.5/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Maillard
3.52/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of paulish
3.75/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Tvangsgut
3.85/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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Belle Vue Kriek from Brasserie Belle-Vue
Beer rating: 3.45 out of 5 with 212 ratings